Local Sport Program Development funding available to start or expand community sport opportunities

2010 Legacies Now is dedicated to strengthening arts, literacy, sport and recreation, physical activity and volunteerism in communities throughout BC. The Local Sport Program Development Fund will provide up to $2,000 to support new and expanded sport participation opportunities initiated in BC communities.

Applications are now being accepted for the first round of funding for 2009-2010. The deadline for applications has been extended to September 10, 2009.

Applications may be submitted, individually or in partnership, by community sport organizations, municipalities, or First Nations communities. Application Guidelines are available on the 2010 Legacies Now website at: http://www.2010legaciesnow.com/local_sport_development_fund/